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Simone Buchholz - Secret Library

Earlier this week, we marked the lengthening days with the excellent Night Trains and today we welcome Simone Buchholz to the Secret Library as part of the blog tour for her new novel  617 more words


Marguerite Duras says:

“She says people ought to learn to live like them,
with the body abandoned
in a wilderness, 
and in the mind the memory of a single kiss,  12 more words

notas & noções 14 (2ª série)

notas & noções 14 (2ª série)

a auto-reflexão e as impossibilidades

»»»»» Há uma capacidade que uns têm e outros não — constato-o, não o julgo — de produzirem uma reflexão sobre si mesmos e seus respectivos lugares no mundo, constituindo o conhecimento daí adveniente a possibilidade de serem — e de abrirem a outrem a possibilidade de ser. 875 more words

A Catch-Up Post: Mary Gordon, Pamela Hansford Johnson, and Marguerite Duras

Although this is a book blog, I do not write about every book I read.  Why not?  Well, it is my book journal.  Sometimes I transcribe notes from my handwritten diary, other times I prefer to muse on bookish topics like reading habits or unlikable characters. 641 more words

Review: The Lover – Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh

First published in The Times, Thursday January 25 2018

Two Stars

The weaving of dance elements into drama has become so widespread as to be unremarkable, even if certain productions tack on passages of movement in such marginal ways that they seem almost afterthoughts. 349 more words

Theatre Reviews

Månedens oversætter: Tine Lykke Prado

Hvordan (og hvorfor) blev du oversætter?            

Det var i starten af firserne i Brasilien, hvor jeg skrev speciale om den brasilianske forfatter Graciliano Ramos og hans roman… 778 more words

Månedens Oversætter

The Lover at The Lyceum Theatre (until Feb 3rd.)

This, if you’ll forgive the pun, is a stellar line up of theatrical co-producers; The Royal Lyceum Theatre Co, Scottish Dance Theatre and (clears throat) Stellar Quines. 476 more words